Security guard shoots student to death

By Segawa Robert
Police in Jinja is Investigating circumstances under which a student of Kampala University Jinja branch was shot dead by a private security guard at the Campus premises .

The deceased has been identified as Katagwa Isaac 26 year’s old waiting for graduation in January next year but he was retained as a part time worker at the university.

According to Diana Nandaula Kiira region police spokesperson the incident happened at Walukuba Masese Sub county in Jinja municipality last night.

She also identified the suspect as Sayyid Zaid 37 years of age attached to Star react private Company based in Jinja town.

It is alleged that the guard suspected Katagwa to be a wrong person and shot at him killing him instantly.

Nandaula further adds that the suspect is detained at Jinja and his gun is also exhibited to help in Investigation. The deceased’s body has been taken to Jinja referral hospital for Postmortem.

Teacher beats student to death in Kaliro

By Robert Ssegawa
A  secondary school teacher has been arrested in the eastern district of Kaliro for allegedly beating a student to death.
Kenneth Wako a teacher at Namugogo secondary school was picked up by police this morning following reports that he battered a student called Siraj Sezaka a senior one student after finding him sleeping in a dormitory while others were in class last night.
Kaliro DPC Henry Kintu says the students who became unconscious after the beating was pronounced dead upon arrival at Kaliro Smart Clinic where he was rushed for treatment.